A Michigan principal who wanted to get his students fired up about reading greeted them on horseback for an assembly in the school’s gym.
AAA reports that despite the weekend storm, and being ready for it, call volume has been surprisingly light.
A Topeka teenager known for videotaping police officers while they work has pleaded not guilty to three recent citations.
Authorities in Kansas City, Kan., are searching for a 21-year-old Shawnee man charged in another man’s shooting death.
Diversity was perhaps the biggest winner at the 86th annual Academy Awards.
Renovations at Washburn University are designed to create a new “front door” for the school in Topeka.
Bull riding will be back at this summer’s Riverless Festival in Phillipsburg.
The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority says it’s going to offer free Wi-Fi service on several of its buses.
Robert L. Rankin, a University of Kansas linguistics professor who died recently, will be remembered for his efforts to document the Kaw language.
Actors Jon Voight, Martin Landau and George Chakiris all have one shiny, golden thing in common.
Winter kept its icy hold on much of the country Monday, with snow falling and temperatures dropping as schools and offices closed.
In a sudden reprise of Cold War sensibilities, the U.S. and its allies are weighing sanctions on Moscow and whether to bolster defenses in Europe in response to Russia’s military advances on Ukraine.
General Motors, Ford and Toyota reported U.S. sales declines last month as frigid temperatures and snowstorms pounded much of the nation.
Ratings for the Academy Awards telecast in the nation’s biggest television markets are up 7 percent over last year.
The Czech Republic’s defense minister says it seems unlikely that a Russian company will win a multibillion-dollar contract to build two nuclear reactors in his country following Russia’s military intervention in Ukraine.
An international education institute is working to double the number of U.S. students studying abroad by 2019.
Ukraine’s military admitted Monday that pro-Russian troops have surrounded or taken over “practically all” its military facilities in Crimea.